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Nina Xiang / China Money Network:
Chinese computer vision startup SenseTime completes multi-stage Series B after raising a total of $410M, says it is now valued at $1.47B   —  Chinese artificial intelligence start-up SenseTime has completed a US$410 million series B round, in what the company calls the largest private financing …
Jul 15, 2017, 6:15 AMIn context
Pan Yue / China Money Network:
Chinese online used car trading platform Guazi.com raises $400M Series B led by Sequoia China; Guazi was valued at $1B during $250M Series A in September 2016   —  Sequoia Capital China has led a US$400 million series B round in Guazi.com Inc., a Chinese online used car trading platform headed …
Jun 17, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Alice Woodhouse / Financial Times:
Chinese bike-sharing company Mobike announces $600M round led by Tencent to fuel global expansion, plans to be in 200 cities this year, up from current 100   —  Read next … Chinese bike-sharing company Mobike has raised more than $600m in a funding round led by internet giant Tencent to fuel its global expansion.
Jun 15, 2017, 11:15 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger's AI assistant M now makes suggestions in Spanish to users in US and Mexico   —  Any technology that only works in English neglects 75% of the world.  That problem is especially severe for Facebook with its global userbase.  Yet most languages are being left out by the advances …
Jun 14, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Pan Yue / China Money Network:
Chinese online brokerage firm Futu Securities raises $145.5M Series C led by Tencent with participation from Matrix and Sequoia   —  Chinese Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. has led a US$145.5 million C round financing in Futu Securities, an online brokerage platform serving Chinese investors trading U.S …
Jun 13, 2017, 6:25 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Live streaming service Live.me raises $60M from China's Cheetah Mobile and others to expand overseas   —  Live.me, a one-year-old startup that makes a live-streaming video app, has banked $60 million from investors including its majority owner, Chinese app developer Cheetah Mobile.
May 3, 2017, 6:45 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Profile of ex-Googler Colin Huang whose WeChat-embedded social commerce app Pinduoduo has raised $100M+ valuing company at $1.5B+, say sources   —  Ex Googler Colin Huang created Pinduoduo, a fast-growing Shanghai unicorn that lets people shop together online and earn group discounts.
May 1, 2017, 8:15 AMIn context
Pan Yue / China Money Network:
Fortune Capital leads $14M series A in Shanghai-based VR headset maker Shadow Creator to expand internationally   —  Fortune Capital has led a reported RMB100 million (US$14 million) series A round in Shadow Creator, a Shanghai-based visual reality headset device developer.
Apr 24, 2017, 10:30 PMIn context
Pan Yue / China Money Network:
Beijing-based SenseTime, which develops facial recognition tech, announces $60M round led by Sailing Capital; company had revealed a $120M round in December   —  Sailing Capital International (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., a RMB-denominated investment and loan fund created under the support …
Apr 22, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Pan Yue / China Money Network:
Volkswagen invests $180M in Chinese AI startup Mobvoi's Series D, to create a 50:50 joint venture with a voice operated rear-view mirror as an initial product   —  In a further sign of China's technological advancement, Volkswagen Group China, a subsidiary of German automotive giant Volkswagen Group …
Apr 10, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context

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